Chandos Records

My Wish List

Close

Christmas Carols

Show recording details
ZA 0120
 
Christmas Carols
Label Catalogue Number:
9.00120
Running Time: 145:36
Release Date: November 2011
Originally recorded in 2011
Solo Choir
Worcester Cathedral Choir
Solo Soloist
Raymond Johnston
Conductor Conductor
Donald Hunt
Choral Choral
Worcester Cathedral Choir
Composer
Henry John Gauntlett
Solo Soloist
Robert Stringer
Composer
Traditional
Composer
Gustav Holst
Composer
William J. Kirkpatrick
Composer
Robert Lucas Pearsall
Composer
Franz Xaver Gruber
Solo Choir
German Boys Choir
Choral Choral
German Boys Choir
Venue Venue
Kosice
Composer
Anonymous
Solo Choir
BBC Chorus
Orchestra Orchestra
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Conductor
Peter Breiner
Choral Choral
Bournemouth Symphony Chorus
Venue Venue
The Concert Hall, Lighthouse, Poole
Solo Soloist
Lynton Atkinson
Solo Soloist
Margaret Burdett
Solo Soloist
Cecily Atkinson
Solo Soloist
Jonathan Prentice
Solo Choir
University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers
Conductor Conductor
Noel Edison
Choral Choral
Elora Festival Singers
Composer
Robert Evans
Solo Soloist
Michael Bloss
Composer
Healey Willan
Composer
Arthur Honegger
Composer
Francis Poulenc
Composer
Elizabeth Poston
Composer
John Rutter
Composer
Benjamin Britten
Composer
Sir John Tavener
Genre:
Choir
Classical

Select your download format


16Bit-FLAC/ALAC

INFORMATION

Studio and Surround are all formatted in FLAC

Lossless is available in FLAC and ALAC (For Mac). You select on the download page.

When you purchase a lossless format, we include the MP3 free of charge

Please note: On Mp3 format an unavoidable click may be heard on segue track breaks, to avoid this issue please select lossless

Deselect All

GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL

1.

Joy to the World

01:29
£0.70
Add
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

HENRY JOHN GAUNTLETT

2.

Once in Royal David's City (version for choir)

03:23
£0.70
Add
Solo: Robert Stringer Soloist
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

HENRY WALFORD DAVIES

3.

O little town of Bethlehem

04:36
£0.70
Add
Solo: Robert Stringer Soloist
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

TRADITIONAL

4.

The Cherry Tree Carol (arr. D. Hunt)

02:52
£0.70
Add
Solo: Robert Stringer Soloist
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

GUSTAV HOLST

5.

In the bleak midwinter

03:42
£0.70
Add
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

TRADITIONAL

6.

Sing Aloud (arr. G. Holst)

02:20
£0.70
Add
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

WILLIAM J. KIRKPATRICK

7.

Away in a Manger (arr. D. Hunt)

03:15
£0.70
Add
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

TRADITIONAL

8.

Joys Seven (arr. S. Cleobury)

02:37
£0.70
Add
Solo: Robert Stringer Soloist
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
9.

I Wonder as I Wander (arr. D. Hunt)

03:38
£0.70
Add
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
10.

Jesus, Jesus, Rest Your Head (arr. A. Warrell)

03:29
£0.70
Add
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

ROBERT LUCAS PEARSALL

11.

In dulci jubilo, Op. 10

03:45
£0.70
Add
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

TRADITIONAL

12.

O Little One Sweet (arr. J. S. Bach)

02:02
£0.70
Add
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
13.

Rocking

01:43
£0.70
Add
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
14.

Ding, Dong, Merrily On High

02:06
£0.70
Add
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
15.

O Come All Ye Faithful (arr. D. Willcocks)

03:44
£0.70
Add
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
16.

Coventry Carol

04:04
£0.70
Add
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
17.

As I Outrode

01:26
£0.70
Add
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
18.

Unto us is born a Son (arr. D. Willcocks)

01:59
£0.70
Add
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

FELIX MENDELSSOHN

19.

Festgesang, MWV D4, "Gutenberg-Kantate": No. 2. (adap. W.H. Cummings as Hark! The Herald Angels Sing) (arr. D. Willcocks for choir)

02:58
£0.70
Add
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

FRANZ XAVER GRUBER

20.

Stille Nacht (Silent Night) (arr. H. Miessner)

03:13
£0.70
Add
Solo: German Boys Choir Choir
Choral: German Boys Choir Choral

ANONYMOUS

21.

Rejoice, ye Heavens

02:12
£0.70
Add
Solo: German Boys Choir Choir
Choral: German Boys Choir Choral
22.

Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen (The World's Fair Rose)

02:46
£0.70
Add
Solo: German Boys Choir Choir
Choral: German Boys Choir Choral

TRADITIONAL

23.

Deck the hall

03:17
£0.70
Add
Solo: BBC Chorus Choir
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner Conductor
Choral: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus Choral
24.

The Infant King (Oh, mi Belen) (arr. P. Breiner)

04:26
£0.70
Add
Solo: Lynton Atkinson Soloist
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner Conductor
Choral: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus Choral
25.

Puer nobis nascitur (arr. P. Breiner)

07:26
£1.40
Add
Solo: Margaret Burdett Soloist
Solo: Cecily Atkinson Soloist
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner Conductor
Choral: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus Choral
26.

Little Jesus, Sweetly Sleep (arr. P. Breiner)

04:19
£0.70
Add
Solo: BBC Chorus Choir
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner Conductor
Choral: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus Choral
27.

Gloucester Wassail (arr. P. Breiner)

04:40
£0.70
Add
Solo: BBC Chorus Choir
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner Conductor
Choral: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus Choral
28.

Quem pastores laudavere (arr. P. Breiner)

05:30
£1.40
Add
Solo: Margaret Burdett Soloist
Solo: Cecily Atkinson Soloist
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner Conductor
Choral: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus Choral
29.

The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy (arr. P. Breiner)

03:43
£0.70
Add
Solo: Jonathan Prentice Soloist
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner Conductor
Choral: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus Choral
30.

The Huron Carol, "Jesous ahatonhia" (arr. R. Anderson)

02:39
£0.70
Add
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

ROBERT EVANS

31.

Ring-a the News

02:38
£0.70
Add
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Solo: Michael Bloss Soloist
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

HEALEY WILLAN

32.

The 3 Kings

02:57
£0.70
Add
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

TRADITIONAL

33.

King Jesus hath a Garden

02:29
£0.70
Add
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral
34.

Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day (arr. D. Willcocks)

02:08
£0.70
Add
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

ARTHUR HONEGGER

35.

Une cantate de Noel

02:20
£0.70
Add
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Solo: Michael Bloss Soloist
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

FRANCIS POULENC

4 Motets pour le temps de Noel, FP 152

36.
No. 1. O magnum mysterium
03:14
£0.70
Add
37.
No. 2. Quem vidistis pastores dicite
03:04
£0.70
Add
38.
No. 3. Videntes stellam
03:14
£0.70
Add
39.
No. 4. Hodie Christus natus est
02:10
£0.70
Add
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

ELIZABETH POSTON

40.

Jesus Christ the Apple Tree

03:47
£0.70
Add
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

JOHN RUTTER

41.

What Sweeter Music

04:59
£0.70
Add
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Solo: Michael Bloss Soloist
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

TRADITIONAL

42.

The Linden Tree Carol

01:42
£0.70
Add
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

BENJAMIN BRITTEN

43.

A Hymn to the Virgin

03:14
£0.70
Add
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

TRADITIONAL

44.

Star in the South (arr. M. Sargent)

03:19
£0.70
Add
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

SIR JOHN TAVENER

45.

God is with us: A Christmas Proclamation

05:02
£1.40
Add
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

Why not buy the whole Album?

Your selections total more than the whole disc price.

GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL

1.

Joy to the World

01:29
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

HENRY JOHN GAUNTLETT

2.

Once in Royal David's City (version for choir)

03:23
Solo: Robert Stringer Soloist
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

HENRY WALFORD DAVIES

3.

O little town of Bethlehem

04:36
Solo: Robert Stringer Soloist
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

TRADITIONAL

4.

The Cherry Tree Carol (arr. D. Hunt)

02:52
Solo: Robert Stringer Soloist
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

GUSTAV HOLST

5.

In the bleak midwinter

03:42
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

TRADITIONAL

6.

Sing Aloud (arr. G. Holst)

02:20
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

WILLIAM J. KIRKPATRICK

7.

Away in a Manger (arr. D. Hunt)

03:15
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

TRADITIONAL

8.

Joys Seven (arr. S. Cleobury)

02:37
Solo: Robert Stringer Soloist
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
9.

I Wonder as I Wander (arr. D. Hunt)

03:38
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
10.

Jesus, Jesus, Rest Your Head (arr. A. Warrell)

03:29
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

ROBERT LUCAS PEARSALL

11.

In dulci jubilo, Op. 10

03:45
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

TRADITIONAL

12.

O Little One Sweet (arr. J. S. Bach)

02:02
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
13.

Rocking

01:43
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
14.

Ding, Dong, Merrily On High

02:06
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
15.

O Come All Ye Faithful (arr. D. Willcocks)

03:44
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
16.

Coventry Carol

04:04
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
17.

As I Outrode

01:26
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
18.

Unto us is born a Son (arr. D. Willcocks)

01:59
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

FELIX MENDELSSOHN

19.

Festgesang, MWV D4, "Gutenberg-Kantate": No. 2. (adap. W.H. Cummings as Hark! The Herald Angels Sing) (arr. D. Willcocks for choir)

02:58
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

FRANZ XAVER GRUBER

20.

Stille Nacht (Silent Night) (arr. H. Miessner)

03:13
Solo: German Boys Choir Choir
Choral: German Boys Choir Choral

ANONYMOUS

21.

Rejoice, ye Heavens

02:12
Solo: German Boys Choir Choir
Choral: German Boys Choir Choral
22.

Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen (The World's Fair Rose)

02:46
Solo: German Boys Choir Choir
Choral: German Boys Choir Choral

TRADITIONAL

23.

Deck the hall

03:17
Solo: BBC Chorus Choir
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner Conductor
Choral: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus Choral
24.

The Infant King (Oh, mi Belen) (arr. P. Breiner)

04:26
Solo: Lynton Atkinson Soloist
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner Conductor
Choral: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus Choral
25.

Puer nobis nascitur (arr. P. Breiner)

07:26
Solo: Margaret Burdett Soloist
Solo: Cecily Atkinson Soloist
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner Conductor
Choral: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus Choral
26.

Little Jesus, Sweetly Sleep (arr. P. Breiner)

04:19
Solo: BBC Chorus Choir
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner Conductor
Choral: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus Choral
27.

Gloucester Wassail (arr. P. Breiner)

04:40
Solo: BBC Chorus Choir
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner Conductor
Choral: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus Choral
28.

Quem pastores laudavere (arr. P. Breiner)

05:30
Solo: Margaret Burdett Soloist
Solo: Cecily Atkinson Soloist
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner Conductor
Choral: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus Choral
29.

The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy (arr. P. Breiner)

03:43
Solo: Jonathan Prentice Soloist
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Peter Breiner Conductor
Choral: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus Choral
30.

The Huron Carol, "Jesous ahatonhia" (arr. R. Anderson)

02:39
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

ROBERT EVANS

31.

Ring-a the News

02:38
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Solo: Michael Bloss Soloist
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

HEALEY WILLAN

32.

The 3 Kings

02:57
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

TRADITIONAL

33.

King Jesus hath a Garden

02:29
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral
34.

Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day (arr. D. Willcocks)

02:08
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

ARTHUR HONEGGER

35.

Une cantate de Noel

02:20
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Solo: Michael Bloss Soloist
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

FRANCIS POULENC

4 Motets pour le temps de Noel, FP 152

36.
No. 1. O magnum mysterium
03:14
37.
No. 2. Quem vidistis pastores dicite
03:04
38.
No. 3. Videntes stellam
03:14
39.
No. 4. Hodie Christus natus est
02:10
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

ELIZABETH POSTON

40.

Jesus Christ the Apple Tree

03:47
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

JOHN RUTTER

41.

What Sweeter Music

04:59
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Solo: Michael Bloss Soloist
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

TRADITIONAL

42.

The Linden Tree Carol

01:42
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

BENJAMIN BRITTEN

43.

A Hymn to the Virgin

03:14
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

TRADITIONAL

44.

Star in the South (arr. M. Sargent)

03:19
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

SIR JOHN TAVENER

45.

God is with us: A Christmas Proclamation

05:02
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral




Back to Top
Chandos Records
Chandos House
1 Commerce Park
Commerce Way
Colchester
Essex
CO2 8HX
United Kingdom